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A Troll Story for Halloween - A Patent Troll, That Is

If Congress needs another reason to act on the Protecting American Talent and Entrepreneurship (PATENT) Act before the end of the year, perhaps we could introduce our legislators to Michael Skelps. Michael Skelps is the general manager of Capstone Photography, a Connecticut business that created a system of making photography from sporting events available to athletes. It was a successful small business that employed five full-time people around three years ago, when Skelps received a letter claiming that Capstone had infringed on somebody else's patent and threatening a lawsuit.

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UFPR Sends Joint Letter Against PERA to Congress

United for Patent Reform sent a joint letter today to the Senate Judiciary Committee stressing how harmful the Patent Eligibility Restoration Act would be for the patent system and for American compan


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